Review of Radiologic Physics

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Jan 20, 2016 - Medical - 336 pages
Now revised to reflect the new, clinically-focused certification exams, Review of Radiological Physics, Fourth Edition, offers a complete review for radiology residents and radiologic technologists preparing for certification. . This new edition covers x-ray production and interactions, projection and tomographic imaging, image quality, radiobiology, radiation protection, nuclear medicine, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance – all of the important physics information you need to understand the factors that improve or degrade image quality. Each chapter is followed by 20 questions for immediate self-assessment, and two end-of-book practice exams, each with 100 additional questions, offer a comprehensive review of the full range of topics.
 

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Contents

Introduction
Diagnostic Performance
Review Test
Answers and Explanations
Digital Detectors
Review Test
Miscellaneous
Resolution
IR Radiation Protection
Answers and Explanations
Image Acquisition and Reconstruction
CT Output
Review Test
CT II
Dosimetry
Nuclear Medicine I

Patient Dosimetry
Effective Doses in Radiology
Radiation Risks
Hereditary and Conceptus Risks
Regulatory Limits
Review Test
Radiographic Imaging
Review Test
Mammography
Mammography Adjuncts
Review Test
Fluoroscopy
Radiation Factors
Image Quality and Dose
Review Test
Interventional Radiology
NonSkin Doses
Planar Imaging
Nuclear Medicine II
Dosimetry and Protection
Relaxation Times
Instrumentation
Magnetic Resonance II
Advanced
Image Quality and Safety
Interactions
Review Test
Advanced Techniques
Review Test
Answers and Explanations
Answers and Explanations
Glossary
Bibliography
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